Arrow Electronics (ticker: ARW, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
Arrow ECS, IBM Sign Poland Distribution Agreement
Agreement Expands Arrow ECS' IBM Distribution Business to 12
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & KRAKOW, Poland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 2,
2008--Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions, a business segment of
Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE: ARW), becomes an authorized distributor
of IBM hardware solutions in Poland under a distribution agreement
The agreement includes the distribution rights for IBM Power
System servers - including the full System i and System p lines; IBM
System Storage products; and IBM Global Technology Services.
"Arrow ECS and IBM have a long history together in the channel,
and this agreement is an extension of our relationship," said Andy
Bryant, president of Arrow ECS. "Through this agreement and our recent
acquisition of the LOGIX Group, Arrow ECS now offers the full suite of
IBM solutions in Poland."
Arrow ECS offers IBM software solutions in Poland through Arrow
ECS' LOGIX business. Arrow ECS also offers a comprehensive portfolio
of product lines that are complementary to IBM, such as VMware and
Symantec, in Poland.
In addition to Poland, Arrow ECS distributes IBM products in
Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Luxembourg,
Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the
ABOUT ARROW ENTERPRISE COMPUTING SOLUTIONS
Arrow ECS, a business segment of Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE:
ARW), provides enterprise and midrange computing products, services
and solutions to value-added resellers, system integrators, and
independent software vendors. Based in Englewood, Colo., Arrow ECS
connects its customers to the world's foremost technology suppliers,
including HP, IBM, Sun Microsystems, EMC, NetApp, Hitachi Data
Systems, and other leading storage networking, software, and security
suppliers. Arrow ECS reported $4.8 billion in global enterprise
computing solution sales in 2007. Visit www.arrowecs.com for more
CONTACT: Arrow Electronics Inc.
Dawn Small, 303-824-4188
SOURCE: Arrow Electronics Inc.